Entertaining & Hosting

Whether you’re hosting a huge bash or a casual dinner party, you want to get it right—and you will, thanks to our entertaining and hosting ideas. But be warned, friends and family may never want to leave.

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    9 Midwestern Drinks You’ve Never Heard Of

    These lesser-known Midwest cocktails are worth trying tonight.

    12 Tips for Cooking Christmas Dinner That’ll Take Away the Stress

    The holidays don't have to be stressful. Use our tips for cooking Christmas dinner so it goes off without a...

    This Snowman Cheese Board Is the Best Idea for a Holiday Party Appetizer

    Thank you to the Baker Mama for sharing this on Instagram.

    5 Elegant Christmas Party Themes That Are Festive and Delightful

    No ugly Christmas sweaters or jolly Jell-O shots here. These elegant Christmas party themes are a fun and sophisticated way...

    How to Remove Sulfites from Wine the Easy Way

    You'll end up with a fresher-tasting glass—and removing sulfites may even help with congestion or flushed skin.

    Good Grief! 9 Ideas for a Charlie Brown Christmas Party

    Get ready to cozy up with Snoopy, Charlie and the rest of the Peanuts gang. These Charlie Brown Christmas theme...

    How to Host a Beautiful Breakfast on Christmas Morning

    Elevate your standard holiday breakfast with these lovely, premium recipes that capture the sophisticated spirit of the season.

    10 Walmart Items That Will up Your Holiday Party Game

    Hosting a Christmas party is the best way to spread cheer. Use our budget-friendly ideas for an unforgettable get-together!

    How to Host a Christmas Party on a Budget

    'Tis the season to eat, drink and be merry! We're making a list of Christmas party ideas on a budget...

    The Old-School Dinner Party Tradition That Deserves a Comeback

    Whether you're dining out or hosting a dinner party at home, a nightcap is a fun, sophisticated way to wind...

    Here’s How Renting Can Make Your Thanksgiving Stress-Free

    Cut down on the stress of hosting a Thanksgiving feast by renting everything from chairs to cutlery.

    15 Fun Fall Cocktails That’ll Make You Forget About PSLs

    PSLs are great, but these fall cocktails are so much better! Full of fall flavors and a variety of spirits,...

    30 Thanksgiving Decorating Ideas You’ll Love

    We guarantee you'll be grateful for these beautiful Thanksgiving decorations.

    How to Throw a Christmas Caroling Party

    Spread holiday cheer throughout the neighborhood with Christmas carols, festive crafts, sips and snacks, and more.

    5 Classic Appetizers That Make Holiday Hosting a Breeze

    Planning a celebration? These trusted “party starters” will please every single guest. Oh, and they couldn't be easier to make!

    The Top 5 Classic Recipes You’re Not Making Yet

    Here are some treasured dishes to add to your holiday menu for years to come.

    5 Surprising Twists on Classic Pineapple Upside-Down Cake

    Your favorite vintage dessert just got a modern makeover.

    Everything You Need for a Perfect Home Bar Setup

    From cocktail-making tools to storage solutions, these are the items you need for a solid home bar setup.

    Host a ‘Great Gatsby’ Bash on New Year’s Eve

    This easy-to-throw-together Great Gatsby-themed party lets you ring in the New Year in style.

    11 Last-Minute Holiday Hostess Gifts

    Forgot to grab something for your host? Don't sweat it—we've got you covered. Check out our best ideas for last-minute...

    An Argument for a Kids’ Table at Thanksgiving

    Follow these tips to create a kids' table the entire family will thank you for.

    This Fully-Cooked Turkey Will Make Thanksgiving a Cinch

    If you find yourself hosting a last-minute meal, having a fully-cooked turkey is a must!

    10 Adorable Ideas for a Christmas Baby Shower

    Baby, it's cold outside! So head indoors for a fun and festive Christmas baby shower.

    24 Supermarket Foods Famous Cooks Swear By

    Famous cooks share the foods you should always pick up from the store.

    Here’s the Reason You Shouldn’t Drink Champagne from a Flute

    Opening up a bottle of bubbly and wondering whether you should break out the coupes or dust off the flutes?...

    How to Build a Burrito Bar for Your Next Party

    When hosting a gathering, it can be tough to plan a menu that will please everyone. For your next party,...

    Mom’s Simple Secrets for Holiday Meal Planning Success

    Mom is a certified expert at everything—but especially holiday meal planning. Here are some of her best secrets for a...